Saturday, September 22, 2018

Minimum wages on the march in China as analyst warns incomes...

More Chinese provinces are raising minimum wages this year, reflecting persistent labour cost pressure as the supply of workers shrinks in the world’s second-biggest...

Citi to hire 25 new China-savvy bankers along the Belt and...

Citi, the US banking giant, is set to redeploy some of its mainland staff to countries linked with the Belt and Road Initiative, and...

How better skills can boost recognition of domestic work

An ILO training course gives Indonesian domestic workers the opportunity to gain a nationally recognized certificate and aims to raise the status of the...

Half of Job Seekers in China and Hong Kong Prefer Social...

Social media may be a big part of people’s daily lives in Malaysia, but it remains the least favoured way to find a new...

China trade, investment and projects create 1.8 million jobs in Latin...

The first research carried out on the impact of economic relations with China on the volume and quality of employment in the region highlights...

Hong Kong’s expatriates “more satisfied” … but not as happy as...

Hong Kong’s expatriates are slightly more satisfied with their lives compared with one year ago, but they are still not as content as others...

More Women and Older Workers are Expected to Fill Gap in...

Projections of Hong Kong’s workforce show that more workers are choosing to work longer instead of retiring at 60 years of age. The trend...

Mastercard Rolls Out Women’s Entrepreneurship Training Program in China

Mastercard has announced the launch of the “Raise Her Business Plan – Mastercard Entrepreneurship Training Program for Women and Children”, in collaboration with China...

China orders ministries to open up more of economy to foreign...

China’s government has told ministries to open up more sections of the economy to foreign investors amid increasing criticism from the US Trump administration...

HR professionals in Asia need to plug in to get to...

Networking is the number one career development tool used by the majority of HR Directors (HRDs) in Asia, according to research by recruiting experts...

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This is where people work the longest hours

  Mexicans work far longer days than anyone else. Germans, on the other hand, clock up the least hours. New data from the Organization for Economic...

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Singapore needs foreign tech talent: Education Minister

Singapore, grappling with an ageing population and a shortage of high-tech workers, says it needs to bring in foreign talent in areas including software...

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Asia Human Capital Development Conference 2018

  Your organisation’s Learning Curve is its Earning curve. In today’s fast-changing and increasingly digital world of work, organisations must constantly adapt and innovate rigorously....